Daniel Quine Dan Auerbach is an American based musician and a songwriter. He received the majority of the stardom while working as the guitarist in a rock band called The Black Keys. Auerbach has released eight studio albums while working in the band. In 2009, he came up with a solo album called ‘keep it hid.’ In 2017, he came up with another solo album almost after a decade and entitled it as ‘waiting on a song.’
He has been honored with Grammy awards numerous times throughout his life. In 2013, he won the Grammy award for the producer of the year which is indeed a great achievement for him. In 2015 Auerbach formed a new band called ‘The Arcs.’ To know more about Dan Auerbach’s net worth in 2018, career, awards and achievements keep reading.
Dan Auerbach Early life
Dan Auerbach was born to Mary Little and Charles Auerbach on born May 14, 1979, in Ohio. His parents were both of different descent. He was raised up in a family with the musical background. He was inspired by his father at a very young age. He did a couple of concerts with his mother and his father during his early days. Auerbach went to the Firestone High School where he was the captain of the football team.
Afterwards, for further studies he went to the University of Akron. while attending his college, he was more inspired by the legendary musician Junior Kimbrough, and hence he dropped out from the college as he had decided to become a guitarist. He used to listen to Junior Kimbrough’s music almost all the time and hence it has affected his grades drastically.
Dan Auerbach Career
Dan Auerbach was more passionate about music and hence to pursue his dream, he had to ditch his studies. He was highly inspired by Junior Kimbrough, Robert Johnson, Clarence White, R.L. Burnside, Robert Nighthawk, Hound Dog Taylor, T-Model Ford, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Son House Kokomo Arnold and RZA of the Wu-Tang Clan.
Auerbach is popular for delivering some super hit albums while being the member of The Black Keys. In 2002, he became the member of ‘ indie label Alive’ and came up with a super hit album of 2202 entitled as ‘The Big Come Up.’ In 2004 they came up with their third successful album entitled as Rubber Factory. He has been very successful as a musician, and hence he has signed with several bands throughout his life.
Awards and Achievements
He has been honored with the greatest award that is the Grammy award for numerous times. In 2010 he released one of his marvellous albums entitled as Brothers for which he has been honored with Grammy Awards thrice. Later in 2013, he was again honored with the Grammy Award in the category of the producer of the year. It has been a very huge achievement for Dan Auerbach to be honored with such an award.
Net worth of Dan Auerbach
Although he was not good at studies and hence, his parents were worried about his career, but he has achieved a massive success while working as a musician as well as a songwriter. He has been successful enough to bring endless zeros to his bank book, and hence, he has an estimated net worth of $15.5 million and still counting.
Dan Auerbach was born in Ohio. He had a normal school life but, it was a college where he got indulged into music, and he dropped out from the college to peruse his passion.